«1 Rachel Marie Schmitz, M.A. Curriculum Vita University of Nebraska-Lincoln Phone: 402.640.0336 Department of Sociology Email: raschm02 731 ...»
2012 Schmitz, Rachel M., Patrick Habecker, Alexis Swendener and Sarah Malone. “A Comparison of Recitation Section Delivery Methods: Classroom vs. Online.” Midwest Sociological Society Annual Meeting. Minneapolis, MN. March 29-April 1.
2012 Melander, Lisa A., Kimberly A. Tyler and Rachel M. Schmitz. “Substance Use Behavior among Homeless Youth and Their Social Networks.” Midwest Sociological Society Annual Meeting.
Minneapolis, MN. March 29-April 1.
2009 Schmitz, Rachel M. “Living Latino/a in the Midwest: An Analysis of Cultural Perspectives Through the Lens of Latino-owned Businesses.” Nebraska Undergraduate Sociological Symposium. University of Nebraska-Kearney.
DEPARTMENTAL PRESENTATIONS2012 Schmitz, Rachel M. “Tentative Transitions and Gendered Pathways: Exploring the Revolving Door of Young Adult Homelessness.” Sociology Departmental Poster Session, UNL. September 7.
2012 Schmitz, Rachel M. “All You Need is Sex: Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Feminist Pragmatism and Contemporary Mass Media” Sociology Departmental Colloquium, UNL. March 15.
AD HOC JOURNAL REVIEWS2015 Journal of LGBT Youth; Journal of Interpersonal Violence; Children and Youth Services Review 2014 World Medical & Health Policy 2013 Sociological Inquiry; Sex Roles 2012 Qualitative Sociology
COMMUNITY SERVICE2015 Volunteer, Street Outreach worker for at-risk youth agency, Lincoln, NE.
HONORS AND AWARDS2015 UNL Presidential Fellowship Award – highest Graduate Fellowship awarded at the University of Nebraska (1 of 6) in final year of dissertation work.
2015 Warren & Edith Day Dissertation Travel Award – funding to collect dissertation data.
2015 Joyce O. Hertzler Award – funding for dissertation data collection.
2015 J.J. and Eleanor S. Ogle Fellowship - declined due to receiving Presidential Fellowship.
2015 Karen Dunning Women's and Gender Studies Paper Award – received for paper “Constructing Men as Fathers: A Content Analysis of Formulations of Fatherhood in Parenting Magazines.” 2015 UNL Office of Graduate Studies Travel Award – funding to attend the ASA.
2015 Dan Hoyt Graduate Student Research Award – received for publication in Journal of Child and Family Studies “Homeless Young People’s Experiences of Caregiver Rejection.” 2014 Department of Sociology Graduate Student Paper Award - received for paper “Constructing Men as Fathers: A Content Analysis of Formulations of Fatherhood in Parenting Magazines.” 2014 Cheryl Applegate Instructor Award from UNL Sociology Department 2014 UNL Office of Graduate Studies Travel Award - funding to attend ASA.
2014 Alice Frost Howard Fellowship from UNL Sociology Department – funding to attend ASA.
2014 Joyce Hertzler Award from UNL Sociology Department – funding to collect data.
2013 Nicholas Babchuk Research Award from UNL Sociology Department - funding to prepare Master’s Thesis for publication.
2013 Dean’s Fellowship from UNL – awarded to top 10% of graduate students.
2013 Karen Dunning Women's and Gender Studies Paper Award – received for Master’s Thesis.
2012 J.J. and Eleanor S. Ogle Summer Fellowship – funding to conduct Master’s Thesis research.
2011 Chancellor’s Fellowship from UNL – funding for superior incoming graduate students.
2010 Second place in the Undergraduate Student Paper Competition for MSS 2009 First place in paper competition at Nebraska Undergraduate Sociological Symposium 2009 Outstanding Student in Sociology from Wayne State College (WSC) 2009 Paper competition award from the Midwest Sociologists for Women in Society 2009 J.G.W. Lewis Memorial Scholarship from WSC 2008 WSC Sociology Program Scholarship 2008 Special Abilities Spanish Scholarship from WSC